Hazen Star News

Feb. 17: The long-touted date of the rabbit-ears apocalypse. It was the date all full-power television stations nationwide must be converted from analog to digital broadcasting, as required by the Federal Communications Commission - until a recent federal bill provided stations a voluntary June 12 extension. Reports read a $1.3 billion fund for coupons for consumers to buy converter boxes had run dry, leaving some 3.7 million consumers nationwide without.

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Almost one year ago, it was announced that the Missouri River Education Cooperative, which consists of 32 public schools and four cooperating parties - including Hazen, Beulah and Center-Stanton schools, would receive a grant of almost $600,000. The grant aimed to provide an incentive for school districts to increase Career and Technical Education opportunities.

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There are superheroes among us - and the Hazen Chamber of Commerce wants their identities revealed. The Chamber is seeking nominations for the Community Awards Banquet taking place Tuesday, Feb. 24 at Hazen City Hall.

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For the city of Hazen to get natural gas, the utility must be owned by the city. But would Hazen's citizens welcome the utility - and more importantly, consider signing up for the utility?

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It's been said many times before: North Dakota is "The Saudi Arabia of wind." It's potential some of the state has begun to capitalize on.

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"It takes a village to raise a child." - African proverb

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A conference on renewable and alternative energy will take place at the Beulah Civic Center Monday in Beulah.

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Can citizens push snow from their driveway onto the street? How about if the snowplows haven't come by to haul the street's snow out yet? Can business owners along Main Street whose sidewalks extend to the street push their snow onto main? Monday evening, the Hazen City Commission answered "No," "No," and "No."

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Thursday morning's temperature painfully tickled 40 below zero. By Friday afternoon, the sun was shining on a semi-balmy 31-degree day.

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January 19, 2009

Time change

According to Hazen City Auditor Sandy Bohrer, the regular meeting tonight for the Hazen City Commission has been moved from its regular start time of 6 p.m. to 5 p.m. The meeting will be held at Hazen City Hall.

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